worldly wisdom


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Tiatia played in Japan as well as New Zealand before moving to Swansea, and his worldly wisdom is helping youngsters half his age as they chase honours on three fronts.
John Carr, NCH's new technology adviser, said: "Children are pretty clued up when it comes to technology but they often lack the worldly wisdom to steer them away from its potential hazards.
Butler's thoughts echoed the 17th Century Spanish Jesuit philosopher Baltasar Gracian, who pointed out in Oraculo Manual y Arte de Prudencia, his timeless tome of maxims and instructions for acquiring worldly wisdom, that "advice is sometimes transmitted more successfully through a joke than grave teaching.
NCH new technology advisor John Carr said: "Children are pretty clued up when it comes to technology but they often lack the worldly wisdom to steer them away from its potential hazards.
If Yukiko had gained any worldly wisdom from her suffering prior to arriving in Dalat, she too would see it and avoid him; but she is twenty-two and still optimistic, seeing only what she wants to see: an attractive and authoritative older man.
It is easy to see how John Paul might serve as a reliable guide through the often-depressing mire of realist worldly wisdom, on the one hand, and idealist naivete, on the other.
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He travelled far and wide during his life but Bernie Wall never forgot his roots sharing worldly wisdom with his many friends back home.
Meth maker Cook, who wears white, overly tooled cowboy boots and claims to enjoy sex, trades freshly brewed crank and worldly wisdom for Ross' chauffeuring services.
I do not have anybody particular in mind as a potential mentor, but I have a vision of somebody objective, probably older/more experienced career-wise than me with some worldly wisdom to offer
In a chapter on the meeting rules developed in the Protestant Reform movement, Van Vree argues that the formulation of these rules as ethical norms or laws of God rather than as worldly wisdom or practical requirements for social exchange, helped to spread a stricter and broader meeting discipline among middle and lower classes.
If you love a captive woman, that is, worldly wisdom, and if no beauty but hers attracts you, make her bald and cut off her alluring hair, that is to say, the graces of style, and pair away her dead nails.